Home Builders Association 2011 MAX Awards Gala *GOLD*

Home Builders Association 2011 MAX Awards Gala *GOLD*

I am proud to announce that Fitzpatrick Architects brought home a Gold Award from the Home Builders Association Marketing and Advertising Excellence Awards Gala in the category of ...

Who Says Architects Hate Color?

Who Says Architects Hate Color?

Dear Readers, It has been said that if architects could choose a world to live in, that they would choose a black and white world.  This may be true when we put graphite to paper ...

Sustainable Architecture in Austin: Building a Roof to Save Energy

Sustainable Architecture in Austin: Building a Roof to Save Energy

John Fitzpatrick, a Texas residential architect explains how to build a roof with energy efficiency in mind....

Anatomy of a Column – The Capital

Anatomy of a Column – The Capital

The crown of the column, the capital (from Latin caput) unites the column to the abacus acting as a brace between the supporting and supported structures. While nearly all capitals...

Central Texas Architecture: Texas Independence

Central Texas Architecture: Texas Independence

Every year on March 2 we commemorate the date of Texas Independence, from which Texas remained a Republic and sovereign nation for merely a decade.  While today the sky is the lim...

Single Family Starts Decrease, Multifamily Units Increase.

Single Family Starts Decrease, Multifamily Units Increase.

After a projected downfall in the housing market, building starts increased by 15% in January.  The primary reason for the upswing is in multifamily residential units.    When i...

2011 HBA Chili Cook Off

2011 HBA Chili Cook Off

It was a pleasure to serve on the 2nd annual 2011 Chili Cook Off committee for the Home Builders Association of Greater Austin. ...

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Who Says Architects Hate Color?

Dear Readers, It has been said that if architects could choose a world to live in, that they would choose a black and white world.  This may be true when we put graphite to paper ...

Sustainable Architecture in Austin: Building a Roof to Save Energy

John Fitzpatrick, a Texas residential architect explains how to build a roof with energy efficiency in mind....

Anatomy of a Column – The Capital

The crown of the column, the capital (from Latin caput) unites the column to the abacus acting as a brace between the supporting and supported structures. While nearly all capitals...

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Home Builders Association 2011 MAX Awards Gala *GOLD*

I am proud to announce that Fitzpatrick Architects brought home a Gold Award from the Home Builders Association Marketing and Advertising Excellence Awards Gala in the category of ...

2011 HBA Chili Cook Off
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It was a pleasure to serve on the 2nd annual 2011 Chili Cook Off committee for the Home Builders Association of Greater Austin. ...

Saving Trees in the 80′s: Southern Living Magazine

The June 83 issue of Southern Living magazine features a story on how residential architect John Fitzpatrick shaped a house around a wooded lot of live oak trees....

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  • Anatomy of a Column – The Capital
    Anatomy of a Column – The Capital

    The crown of the column, the capital (from Latin caput) unites the column to the abacus acting as a brace between the supporting and supported structures. While nearly all capitals...

  • Central Texas Architecture: Texas Independence
    Central Texas Architecture: Texas Independence

    Every year on March 2 we commemorate the date of Texas Independence, from which Texas remained a Republic and sovereign nation for merely a decade.  While today the sky is the lim...


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Denmark Pavilion Bike Trail

Check out how architects in Denmark designed a bike trail throughout this pavilion.  Imagine the hike and bike trail spiraling in and out of downtown museums and office buildings....

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Who Says Architects Hate Color?
Who Says Architects Hate Color?

Dear Readers, It has been said that if architects could choose a world to live in, that they would choose a black and white world.  This may be true when we put graphite to paper ...

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Sustainable Architecture in Austin: Building a Roof to Save Energy
Sustainable Architecture in Austin: Building a Roof to Save Energy

John Fitzpatrick, a Texas residential architect explains how to build a roof with energy efficiency in mind....

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2010 Dollars Decline in New Residential Construction
2010 Dollars Decline in New Residential Construction

According to the US Census Bureau, spending on new residential construction was at a 15 year low in 2010. With little new construction across the nation, homeowners are choosing to...

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